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Saturday, April 29, 2017 - 11:08pm
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About 150 people, chanting and carrying signs expressing concern for the Earth, marched from the Lincoln Parish Courthouse to Railroad Park and back Saturday as part of a local rally protesting an anticipated move by the federal government to weaken existing environmental protection regulations. “I’m a grandfather who’s concerned about the future of the planet my grandchildren are going to inherit,” Johnny Armstrong, of Ruston, told the citizen-organized People’s Climate Rally. “It would be immoral for us to not do what we can do for the good of our grandchildren’s home,” Armstrong said. “For...

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04/18/2014
Whether it’s hearing a new tale or creating something with their little hands, the Lincoln Parish Library has something for all children on Thursday afternoons in the children’s section of the...
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04/17/2014
The Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce Business of the Year award will be presented to Ruston Florist and Boutique, owned by Dennis and Debbie Allen.
04/17/2014
Emma Purifoy, a fifth-grader A.E. Phillips Laboratory School, has been named the fifth grade student of the year. In addition to her outstanding academic achievements, Emma, the daughter of Sharon...
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04/17/2014
Patrons of the Lincoln Parish Library can look forward to some exciting events coming soon. During the Library Board of Control meeting on Wednesday, Library Director Vivian McCain said that July...
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04/17/2014
Students from Dustin Whitlock’s political studies class got to see first hand how government is put into action, thanks to Sen. Rick Gallot. A few weeks ago, Gallot visited Whitlock’s class of...
04/17/2014
Grambling State University students will host a celebration of the life of Alexandria Shelton, the 21-year-old senior was found dead in Girard Park near the University of Louisiana at Lafayette’s...
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04/17/2014
GRAMBLING — Three mass communication majors, all from the Houston area, receive $2,000 scholarships from the Advertising Education Foundation of Houston, making Grambling State University proud E’...
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04/17/2014
More than half of the Cedar Creek students who attended the State Literary Rally in Baton Rouge recently placed in top spots in their academic and musical competitions. Thirty students were invited...
04/17/2014
Principal’s List
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04/17/2014
Ruston High School’s Freshman Academy once again teamed up with Lincoln ACHIEVE to treat students who maintained the expected code of conduct with no disciplinary or behavioral infractions.  Staff...